International students: After you arrive

Find out about what to do when you arrive, and our support services to help you during your time here.

Listen to advice from our current international students.

Important first steps 

Make sure you complete the below steps as soon as you can after you have arrived.

Welcome events

There are a range of welcome events to welcome you to university, help you settle in and provide opportunities to make new friends. 

International Welcome Lounge

Visit the International Welcome Lounge on the fourth floor of The Richmond Building during September and January arrival periods.

Opening times: 10am - 4pm. 9 to 13 September and 15 to 27 September. 

Get support with finding accommodation, opening a bank account, meeting other students or just come for a cup of tea and some snacks.

Join exciting trips and activities too. There will be more details about these closer to the time. 

Free support services

Find out about our free support services open to all students.

Get to know the campus by taking a self-guided walk, narrated by current students.

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